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Birthday card from Peterswaldau camp

Document | Accession Number: 1996.141.1

Birthday card made by prisoners of the Peterswaldau concentration camp for a fellow prisoner, Rose Hersz (later Futter). Inscribed; translation, recto: "From early morning we have carried the sweet obligation to congratulate you on your birthday. What should we wish you? If you were to have a little chocolate cake today instead of the nuts and bolts [of the workshop] that would improve your spirits. Oh, now we know [what to wish you]! We wish that one week from today you will be with your loved ones and in your own place; that you will be able to be happy and free and to live a renewed life."

creation:  1944 July 22
Birthday cards.
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Rose Grinbaum Futter
Record last modified: 2021-05-25 15:02:05
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